Covid ravages Indonesia with daily deaths above 1,000 – BBC News

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Indonesia is at the epicentre of the Covid outbreak in Asia, fuelled by the more infectious Delta variant.

The authorities in the capital Jakarta have dug seven new cemeteries where they can bury 200 bodies a day.

The country recently hit the death toll of more than 1,500 people dying in one day, but the government says they are bringing the outbreak under control and have eased some restrictions.

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